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George II of Great Britain

British monarch

George II (George Augustus, 10 November 1683 – 25 October 1760) was a British king. He was born in Germany. He was last British monarch born outside of Great Britain.

George II of Great Britain
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Born10 November 1683
Died25 October 1760(1760-10-25) (aged 76)
SuccessorGeorge III

He became King of Great Britain and King of Ireland. He was also Elector of Hanover. His son, Frederick, Prince of Wales died before he did.

George II died of heart problems.